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Bomb explosions kill 160 in Sri Lanka Churches, others

At least 160 people have been killed and hundreds more injured in explosions at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka. At least eight blasts were…

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Top Democrats considering impeaching Trump after Mueller report

Top congressional Democrats left the door open on Sunday to pursue the impeachment of U.S. President Donald Trump, but said they would first need to…

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Two black snakes chase President out of office

Snakes have chased Liberian President, George Weah out of office. A snake was found in Weah’s office, forcing him to work from his private residence,…

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Facebook, Google defend efforts to remove hate speech before Congress

Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc’s Google unit on Tuesday defended their efforts to remove hate speech from social media sites amid questions from lawmakers in…

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Trump fires Homeland Security Chief, announces replacement

U.S. President Donald Trump has fired his Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen and has replaced her with Kevin McAleenan, the current U.S. Customs and…

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U.S. revokes ICC chief prosecutor’s visa

The U.S. has revoked an entry visa for Fatou Bensouda, the International Criminal Court’s Chief Prosecutor. The office of the prosecutor confirmed the information to…

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First official report of Ethiopian airline crash emerges

Ethiopia’s Minister of transport, Dagmawit Moges, on Thursday, said Ethiopian Airlines pilots followed proper guidance in the fatal crash of a Boeing MAX 8 aeroplane…

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Brexit without a deal: Britain certain to leave EU on 12 April

As things stand, Britain will now depart at 2200 GMT on April 12 from the European Union, without a Brexit deal, unless Prime Minister May…

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Trump threatens to shut border with Mexico soon

U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to shut the border with Mexico in the coming week, if the southern neighbour failed to prevent migrants from reaching…

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Mueller’s report clears Trump of conspiracy with Russia

President Trump’s campaign did not conspire with Russia during the 2016 election, according to a summary of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report submitted to Congress…

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Ebola: 993 cases confirmed, 621 dead in DRC – WHO

As the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) approaches 1 000 cases amid increased violence, WHO reaffirmed its commitment both to…

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Trump announces 100% defeat of ISIS

The United States President, Mr Donald Trump on Saturday announced the total defeat of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group in…

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EU fines Google €1.49bn, citing anti-competitive ad service

The European Commission is fining Google 1.49 billion Euros (1.7 billion dollars) for breaching EU competition rules by abusing its dominant position with its AdSense…

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Trump renews attack alleging social media’s political bias

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday accused social media platforms Facebook, YouTube and Twitter of favoring his Democratic opponents over him and his fellow Republicans….

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US reveals those to be denied visa

The United States said it will deny visas to any individual involved in initiating investigations or prosecutions against U.S. personnel at the International Criminal Court…

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Several Boeing 737 Max 8 Pilots In U.S. Complained About Suspected Safety Flaw

Pilots repeatedly voiced safety concerns about the Boeing 737 Max 8 to federal authorities, with one captain calling the flight manual “inadequate and almost criminally…

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U.S. grounds 737 MAX jets, Boeing shares fall again

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday issued an emergency order to ground Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 aircraft after a crash in Ethiopia…

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Brexit: MPs reject Theresa May’s EU withdrawal deal

Members of Parliament, MPs have rejected Theresa May’s European Union, EU, withdrawal deal by an overwhelming majority for a second time, with just 17 days…

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148 Boeing 737 MAX 800 grounded worldwide, Australia joins ban

Nearly 40 per cent of 371 Boeing 737 Max 800 in operation globally have been grounded as Australia and Singapore joined the growing list of…

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I’ll win re-election 2020 by bigger margin – Trump

President Donald Trump told an appreciative audience of conservatives Saturday that he will win re-election in 2020 and by a bigger margin than his 2016…

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